Program

 

 

Day 1 - Saturday, 2 March 2019

 
 8:30 AMOpening of the workshop 
 Session 1: Current controversies for cART use in women of child bearing potential and in pregnancy
Chair: Catherine Hankins
 
 8.45 AM

Researcher perspective
Tendani Gaolathe, MD
Botswana Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership, Botswana

 
 

9.15 AM

 

9:45 AM

Community perspective
Lucy Wanjiku Njenga
Positive Young Women Voices, Kenia

Policy implications
Nathan Paul Ford, PhD, MPH, FRCPE
WHO, UK

 
 10.15 AMDiscussion 
    
 10.30 AMGroup Picture 
 10:45 AMCOFFEE BREAK 
    
  11:15 AMAbstract-driven presentations 
  12:00 PMPanel discussion:  debaters, community, presenters 
  12:30 PM Lunch 
 Session 2: New drug delivery systems, are they right for women?
Chair: Sharon Walmsley
 
 1.30 PM

Invited lecture, focus on cabotegravir
Annemiek de Ruiter, MBBS FRCP, MD
ViiV Healthcare, UK

 
 2.00 PM

Other drug delivery systems
Kimberly Scarsi, PharmD, MS
University of Nebraska, USA

 
 2.30 PMAbstract-driven presentations
 
 3.00 PMDiscussion 
    
 3.15 PMCOFFEE BREAK 
    
 Session 3: Unique challenges of growing up with HIV
Chair: Angelina Namiba
 
  3:45 PMinvited lecture: Unique challenges of growing up with HIV
Gracious
CHIVA, UK
 
 4:15 PMAbstract-driven presentations 
 4:45 PMDiscussion 
    
 5:15 PM Welcome drinks and poster viewing session 1 
    
 

Day 2 - Sunday, 3 March 2019

 
 Session 4: Healthy aging with HIV for women
Chair: Margaret Johnson
 
 8.30 AMBone Health among women aging with HIV
Michael Yin, MD
New York State Psychiatric Institute & Columbia University, USA
 
 9.00 AMCardiac Muscle Health Among Women Aging with HIV
Markella Zanni, MD
MGH/Harvard Medical School, USA
 
 9.30 AMImportant Drug- Drug interactions in Women aging with HIV
Marta Boffito, MD, PhD
SSAT & Imperial College, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, UK
 
 10:00 AMDiscussion 
    
 10.15 AMCoffee break and poster viewing session 2
Guided poster tour
 
    
 

Session 5: Research in women and HIV - 1
Chair:  to be confirmed

 
 11.15 AMAbstract-driven presentations 
 12.30 PMDiscussion 
    
 12.45 PM Lunch 
    
 Session 6: HIV cure research - considerations for women
Chair: Natella Rakhmanina
 
 1.45 PMInvited lecture:  Overview of cure research
Daniel Kuritzkes, MD
Harvard Medical School, USA
 
 2.15 PMInvited lecture:  Focus on women
Jintanat Ananworanich, MD, PhD
US Military HIV Research Program, USA
 
 2.45 PMAbstract-driven presentations 
 3.15 PMDiscussion 
    
 3:30 PMClosing of the workshop